Examine Crime Through our Lens.
As one of the few dedicated criminology
programs at the community college level,
HCC’s highly regarded department of
criminology and criminal justice studies
offers students the opportunity to examine
crime through detailed courses on
criminal behavior, criminal psychology
and profiling, criminal justice research,
and criminal conduct analysis. Our
excellent faculty team includes judges,
prosecutors, defense attorneys, police
officers, and other high-ranking officials
with many years of experience to share
Prepare for the University.
Most university programs emphasize
criminological theories, concepts, and
research, especially during the junior and
senior years. Our criminology courses are
not only designed to prepare our students
for careers in criminology, but also to give
them strong foundations for success in
their university-level courses.